Payroll Administrator

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  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    Up to £19500.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Eleanor Shanks

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:

    07/06/2019 13:39:26

Payroll Administrator

A brilliant opportunity for a Payroll Administrator has arisen to join a Professional Services business on the outskirts of Leeds. This is a fantastic position and would be ideal for somebody that is wanting to progress within a successful business.

Salary: 19.5K
Holidays: 20 days + bank holidays
Position: Permanent - 37.5hrs per week

* Study support
* Progression / Development
* Employer pension
* Health insurance
* Life insurance

Payroll Duties:
* Collating payroll information for different employers and dealing with any queries. Payrolls may be weekly, two weekly, monthly or annually.
* Calculating and input of payroll information to meet tight deadlines
* Liaising with HM Revenue & Customs
* Calculating SSP, SMP and any other statutory payments
* Liaising with managers and team members with payroll enquires and reporting
* Adding new starters and recording leavers with appropriate forms
* Dealing with pension deductions and payments in line with the pension scheme
* Recording and monitory holidays and keeping diaries up to date

General Administrative duties:
* Maintaining files, records and department database
* Scanning payroll files into document centre
* Dealing with any ad hoc queries
* Tasks on spreadsheets/word documents to complete for analysis tasks helping towards team development
* Organisational tasks to help the manager and team members

Desired skills
* Ability to work independently and under pressure
* Can prioritise workload effectively
* Ability to communicate with a wide range of people such as team members, clients and occasionally employees on the payrolls
* Clear and concise - written and verbal communication
* Literate and numerate

Personal qualities
* Confident/outgoing
* Good attention to detail
* Ability to work on their own and as part of a team providing a positive input to others
* Maintain a professional and helpful manner
* Willingness to learn and apply new skills

Qualifications required
* Maths and English GCSE A-C or equivalent

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